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Godzilla appointed Tokyo resident, tourism ambassador

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By YURI KAGEYAMA

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Little irony that the monster awoken by the release of radiation rears his head again.

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was born a genetic aberration, caused by nuclear testing in the Pacific Ocean.

Wonder whether his residency card lists him a Japanese or not LOL!

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Not a very positive way to go about getting residency -- smashing buildings, scaring the residents, and serving as a reminder of nuclear accidents -- but you gotta love Godzilla!

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Come to Tokyo.....Godzilla's favorite stomping grounds!

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Cool! I live in Shinjuku, just down the street from G.

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Godzilla -- what's not to love? Now that he is a resident of Tokyo, will he run for mayor?

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@farmboy

probably like this: https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-u12sISIoZGQ/VRspBW-34OI/AAAAAAAAEtw/wiqATI4L_5g/s800/G2016_Claw_blog.jpg

It's going to be quite hard for Japan to top last years blockbuster i'm afraid.

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Godzilla? Glad to see him back. He's a cool dude. We'd like to have him over for a barbecue and let him grill some yakisoba or yakitori with his atomic breath.

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Wow! The lengths that Japan will go to increase the population is incredible! What's next? Will Kumamon become a resident of Kumamoto?

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If he does a good job, we can promote him to Prime Minister. Who needs arrows when you can breath fire?

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Didn't I just read somewhere that the government has been cracking down on the number of characters used to promote various products? How is this different?

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Since Godzilla has been granted Tokyo residency, after trashing the city so many times, I think it's only fair that Mothra (Mosura) be given similar recognition.

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They ought to be a big full-bodied one like the Gundam in Odaiba.

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Godzilla is a hibakusha...

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waste of time

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